RANGER III, Brooklyn, NY – 1963
The "RANGER III" from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY and skippered by Captain Mike Scarpati circa 1963. She was built in 1963 and with a length of 90 feet (plus two GM 12-71 diesel engines), she was the largest party boat made by Gillikin Boat Works, Harkers Island, NC. After leaving Sheepshead Bay she was relocated to Provincetown, MA and later became the "BIG FLAMINGO II" from Wildwood, NJ. Photo courtesy of Ed Keefe Jr.